June 15, 2006
The School Board of District 261 met in regular session on June 15, 2006 in the Media Center of the School. Chairman Rylander called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM with members Bestul, Graham, LaRue, Nelson, Risbrudt, Rylander, and Wing present. Also present were Allan Jensen, Roger Jansen, and Renee Melby.
The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Mr. Risbrudt moved to approve the agenda as amended, seconded by Mrs. Graham. MCU.
Mr. Nelson moved to approve the following consent agenda:
Chairman Rylander read a thank you note from Kari Piekarski for the boards commitment to education. Thank you notes were read from Neil, Meredith, and Jay Turner; Jacob Jaenisch; and Jaden Witt for supporting the 2006 Challenge Academy.
Mr. Risbrudt reported that the fencing has been received and will be installed soon.
Mr. Nelson reported on Region I.
Mr. Rylander reported on the MSBA Legislative Meeting held in Underwood attended by himself, Mrs. Wing, and Mr. Jensen.
Mr. Jansen reported on the following:
Mr. Jensen reported on the following:
Mrs. Graham made a motion to renew membership in MREA for 2006/2007. Mr. LaRue seconded. MCU.
Mr. Nelson made a motion to hire DeNette Rocholl for a temporary summer custodial position. Mrs. Graham seconded. MCU.
A quote was received for air conditioning the Ag and Business classrooms. Mr. Jensen will investigate other options that would include the Music classroom.
Mr. LaRue made a motion to accept the resignation of Linda Boe as High School Secretary. Mr. Risbrudt seconded. MCU. The Board expressed their appreciation for 35 years of service.
Mr. Nelson made a motion to approve the contract with Ryan Risbrudt for Elementary/Middle School Teacher. Mr. LaRue seconded. MCU.
Mr. Risbrudt made a motion to call for bids for dairy, vehicle fuel, and vehicle maintenance. Mrs. Wing seconded. MCU.
Mr. LaRue made a motion to approve the 2006-2007 Budget as follows. Mr. Nelson seconded. MCU.
Fund 01 2,156,963 2,289,592
Fund 02 96,115 98,106
Fund 04 38,695 51,333
Fund 06 4,000 50,000
Fund 07 496,168 579,215
Total: 2,791,941 3,068,246
Aid Anticipation was discussed. No action taken.
Ashby will extend an invitation to the Evansville Board for a get acquainted meeting for July 19, 2006, 7:00 pm.
Mr. Nelson made a motion to hire Joey Andreasen as Head Football Coach. Mrs. Graham seconded. MCU.
Mrs. Wing made a motion to accept the gift of $300.00 from the Class of 1956 to be used for a speakers podium. Mr. Bestul seconded. MCU.
Mr. Nelson made a motion to accept the Non-Certified salary schedule for 2006/2007 as presented by the negotiation committee. Mr. LaRue seconded. MCU.
Mr. LaRue made a motion to approve a 2 year contract with Mr. Jensen as presented by the negotiation committee. Mr. Nelson seconded. MCU.
Mrs. Wing made a motion to adjourn at 8:55 pm. Mrs. Graham seconded. MCU.
Warren Nelson, Clerk